Establishing a Strong, Simple & Settled Home: Exploring the Deeper Aspects of Homemaking


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I am excited to introduce a new series to the blog for the month of April:

Establishing a Strong, Simple & Settled Home

Exploring the Deeper Aspects of Homemaking

Homemaking is one of my passions. It is truly a much deeper issue than merely cleaning, cooking or decorating. It’s about creating an environment in which a family can thrive.

I believe putting our focus back on the home is one of the best ways to find a life that is both simpler and fuller.

in this 10 part series, based on the book The Gentle Ways of the Beautiful Woman by Anne Ortlund, we will include a look at what it means to:

1. Slow down
2. Be present
3. Rediscover discipline
4. Slash tech-time
5. Recoup male and female
6. Teach Respect
7. Teach Values
8. Believe God
9. Learn to “Cocoon”

I’ll be posting 2-3 times per week in the month of April on these topics.

I hope you’ll be refreshed, blessed, challenged, inspired and renewed by the life-giving possibilities of “home” and it’s biblical role in your family.

So I hope you’ll dive in and join me on my journey of exploring these deeper aspects of homemaking.

I’ll also be doing some fun homemaking-related giveaways on the blog this month!

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Comments

  1. April says:

    I can’t find your 10th post. Did you ever post one? I admin a group and we’ve enjoyed each post.

    • That is so fun to hear April! I think I flaked out and never got the last one written. 🙁 I’ve been thinking about revising and republishing this series because I think it’s worthwhile!

  2. Emily says:

    Hi Katie, I’ve looked around a bit, but can’t find your Eatablisbing Stribg Settled Home series part 5 post about male and females. Have you written yet? If so, where can I find it? I’m loving this series. Thank you for sharing!

  3. Shannon says:

    This sounds exactly like what I need to be focusing on. I can’t wait!

    • Shannon, please weigh in with your insights too! I am far from a homemaking expert, but I do have thoughts and hope to get the conversation started. Thanks for stopping by!

  4. Michelle says:

    Looking forward to these new posts 🙂 Sounds awesome!

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